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Ms. Osborne


Megan Osborne is the Assistant Curator and Collections Manager of the Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising. Megan is a graduate of CSU, and also holds an M.A. in the History of Decorative Arts from the Corcoran College of Art and Design. She has worked with numerous clothing and textile collections around the country including the collections at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Daughters of the American Revolution Museum, as well as a selection of local history museums and private collections along the east coast and in the rocky mountain west. Megan oversees the day to day management and maintenance of the Avenir collection as well as a growing program of student and community volunteers. She has also curated Avenir exhibitions, including three inaugural exhibitions to celebrate the Avenir Museum re-opening in 2016; Mr. Blackwell Artist of Subtle Witchery, Tiny Bits and Pieces: Miniature Quilts From the Lucile Hawks Collection, Layer of Meaning: Color and Design in Guatemalan Textiles Parts 1&2.